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Weiwei Wang, PhD

Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Educational Background: Biological Sciences (BA), Xiamen University (China); Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (MS), Xiamen University (China); Pharmacology and Physiology, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences; Postdoc scholar, Ophthalmology Dept, UCSF

Research Project: Gene therapy for Usher Syndromes (Retina)

Research Interest: translating photoreceptor pathophysiology to therapeutic intervention

Career Ambition: contribute to the innovation of therapeutic strategies for vision and retinal disorders

Awards and Honors

  • Best Poster Award for 2013 GSA Research Symposium, from the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Rutgers- Biomedical and Health Sciences, Newark, NJ
  • Graduate Student Travel Award for Experimental Biology 2013 Meeting, from the American Society for Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
  • Excellent Graduate Thesis, Xiamen University 2005             

Contact: Weiwei_wang@meei.harvard.edu